Name of the Institution : RIKEN
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Tokyo and others
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List of Research Centers

RIKEN Cluster for Pioneering Research (CPR):
RIKEN Center for Advanced Intelligence Project (AIP):
RIKEN Center for Advanced Photonics (RAP):
RIKEN Center for Biosystems Dynamics Research (BDR):
RIKEN Center for Brain Science (CBS):
RIKEN Center for Emergent Matter Science (CEMS):
RIKEN Center for Integrative Medical Sciences (IMS):
RIKEN Nishina Center for Accelerator-Based Science (RNC):
RIKEN Center for Sustainable Resource Science (CSRS):
RIKEN Interdisciplinary Theoretical and Mathematical Sciences Program (iTHEMS):
RIKEN Center for Computational Science (R-CCS):
RIKEN SPring-8 Center (RSC):
RIKEN BioResource Research Center (BRC):

Partner Institution in Uzbekistan: N/A

Institution Overview

RIKEN is Japan’s largest and most comprehensive research organization for basic and applied science and a world leader in a diverse array of scientific disciplines.
For nearly a century since its foundation in 1917, RIKEN has fostered pioneering, innovative research in fields spanning the entire range of the natural sciences, from developmental biology and neuroscience to quantum physics and computer science.
Today, RIKEN encompasses a network of world-class research centers across Japan, with main campuses in Wako, Tsukuba, Tokyo, Yokohama, Osaka, Kobe and Harima offering state-of-the-art facilities that rank among the best in the world. This high-quality, high-performance research environment, combined with a uniquely bottom-up approach to scientific innovation, has enabled RIKEN to foster an environment in which researchers are able to thrive.
RIKEN is also an international institute, with more than 800 non-Japanese research personnel from around the world.

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